[Pkg-mozext-maintainers] Bug#591579: Bug#591579: RFP: https-everywhere -- browser extension to enforce SSL browsing according to rules

Axel Beckert abe at debian.org
Fri Aug 19 10:07:54 UTC 2011

Hi Rogério,

Rogério Brito wrote:
> > W: xul-ext-https-everywhere: extra-license-file usr/share/xul-ext/https-everywhere/LICENSE.txt
> > 
> > Please fix it with the next upload or so.
> Let me tell why I didn't fix this: fixing it in an individual package is not
> the right solution. The extra license file is being incorporated when the
> original xpi is repacked.

Granted. Thanks for thinking more about it than I did. :-)

> In debian's case, since we already provide the relevant data (by policy) in
> /usr/share/doc, the proper fix is not to fix it by special cases, but to
> change the xpi repacker, instead, to filter those files/not install them
> when unpacked or something similar.
> So, that's the rationale for me not fixing it: a cleaner solution is needed.

Maybe that's a wishlist bug against mozilla-devscripts (from which the
repack script comes IIRC)?

> > It's now in the NEW queue: http://ftp-master.debian.org/new.html
> Yay! Not even in NEW anymore! :-)

And already installed on all my Sid machines and some Squeeze
machines. :-)

			Regards, Axel
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